Creating the Next Thought Leaders

Final Deadline: March 1st  |  Funding Packages available  |   Shortcut to Application Portal


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M.S. ALIS & 5 year BS/MS

Available in Spanish
Intensive Professional Language
BS/MS: Apply junior year!


M.S. Global Media & Cultures

Six Language Concentrations:
Chinese, French, German,
Japanese, Russian, and Spanish



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Priority Deadline January 15th
Final Deadline March 1st


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Funding Packages

Graduate Assistantships 
FLAS Fellowships 

"Global at Home" GRA Program

1-year Master of Science

The 1-year M.S. in Global Media and Cultures and the 1-year M.S. in Applied Languages and Intercultural Studies offer humanities education for the 21st century. Our curriculum provides advanced training in essential 21st century skills, including communications and cultural leadership. We integrate rigorous training in communication and global leadership with hands-on portfolio building through study abroad, research, and for-credit internships -- preparing students for careers in international business, non-profit, media, social justice, and education.

What can you learn to do with the MS-GMC and MS-ALIS?

Create culture change.
Be an effective advocate.
Build inclusive communities.
Address today's global challenges.
Share untold stories.
Launch a global career.
Gain fluency and cultural expertise in a high-impact world region


Gain fluency and cultural expertise in a high-impact world region.


Learn how media, language, and culture shape human society and impact innovation


Learn how media, language, and culture shape human society and impact innovation.


Customize your education through hands-on experiences on campus and abroad.


Customize your education through hands-on experiences on campus and abroad.


Design and launch your dream career.


Design and launch your dream career.


The Georgia Tech Difference

The Graduate Program in Global Media and Cultures offers the resources and rigor of a top-tier research university alongside the personalized attention of a boutique liberal arts program and the out-of-the-box flexibility of an up-and-coming creative business hub.

Long-standing International Partnerships.
Georgia Tech’s collaborations with universities, companies, and media organizations allow our students to conduct research, produce media, intern, or study abroad in over a dozen countries.

Award-winning Research and Curriculum.
Our faculty are consistently recognized for their cutting-edge research, innovative teaching, and unrivaled collaboration with industry professionals.

A Personalized Program of Study.
You choose the courses, projects, and advising team that can help you make an impact on the challenges, communities, and issues that matter to you.

Targeted Career Development. 
Work closely with faculty to design internship and research experiences that fit your goals, as well as to create a resume and professional portfolio that positions you for success. 

At the heart of a new Atlanta. 
Atlanta is a leading hub of global innovation, home to over 2,100 international businesses. The city is also the No.1 location for feature film production in the U.S. and has a vibrant music, theater, and media scene. International education is highly valued at Georgia Tech and is a crucial part of the campus culture. There is no better place to create the next step in your career.


Questions? Contact us:

Jenny Strakovsky
Assistant Director of Graduate Programs
School of Modern Languages
Graduate Studies Suite: Swann 117
613 Cherry St., Atlanta GA, 30332


Recent News


  The MS-GMC has been approved by the USG Board of Regents and is pending approval of our accrediting body SACSCOC. Applications are being accepted; however, offers of admission will be made after SACSCOC approval has been granted.